Posts tagged with ‘Lutheran’

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Lutheran Disaster Response

by Melissa VanTassell

    Hurricanes and Tornadoes Flooding and Wildfires Earthquakes and Explosions Diseases and Pandemics Refugees fleeing War and Violence Drought and Famine From flooding in the Midwest, to a cyclone in Mozambique, to earthquakes in Mexico, to wildfires in California, to refugee crises in Syria, Myanmar and several other nations – Lutheran Disaster Response is at work […]

    Alternative Giving Opportunity for Easter

    by Melissa VanTassell

      This year for Easter, we will be supporting all of the efforts of the ELCA Lutheran Disaster Response, which provides on-going assistance around the world. See the green inserts available in the Narthex for a list of the sites where aide is currently being provided. Please make checks out to “St John Lutheran Church” and […]

      ELCA approves Lutheran-Catholic ecumenical document

      by Melissa VanTassell

        8/10/2016 10:45:00 PM ​NEW ORLEANS (Aug.10, 2016) – The 2016 Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) Churchwide Assembly took several significant steps Wednesday moving forward the mission of this church as a church for the sake of the world. By a vote of 931 to 9, the assembly overwhelmingly accepted the “Declaration on the Way,” […]